| Sep 11, 2011
Have the Eagles assembled the "Dream Team," or is this another fantasy football roster built to disappoint?
That's just one of the pressing questions heading into this NFL season.
A few of the others:
Did the lockout truly favor those teams with an...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 6:30 PM
1. This was more than a win. It was a statement. For the first time since 2006, the Ravens were more physical, more athletic, more aggressive and more intense than the Steelers for 60 minutes. The didn't just beat their rival, they made them look old,...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 2:00 PM
It wasn’t a total renovation, but the Ravens began to rebuild on the fly as soon as the NFL lockout ended in July. One of three teams that have made at least three straight playoff appearances (the Colts and Eagles are the others), the Ravens...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:04 PM
In the fourth quarter of the Ravens' Week 1 victory over the Steelers, there was a moment I'm not sure any of us could have imagined, or even fathomed, a year ago.
Baltimore was putting the finishing touches on a therapeutic beat down of its...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 2:45 PM
The Ravens were flying high this week after their 35-7 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the season opener. But they crashed down to earth with a thud in an all-around ugly loss to the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon. Here are my quick-hit thoughts...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 7:15 PM
If you really want to appreciate the violence of football when the Ravens take on the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium Sunday, take your eyes off Ray Rice and Joe Flacco for a second and focus on right guard Marshal Yanda.
Watch him from the moment...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:19 PM
The circumstances were slightly different.
The 2007 Miami Dolphins were 0-13, not 0-12 like the Indianapolis Colts team that will be at M&T Bank Stadium on Sunday.
The Ravens were just 4-9 at the time and had dropped seven consecutive games. Today, they...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:00 AM
Derrick Mason has gotten around over the past five months. He was released by the Ravens when the NFL lockout ended. The New York Jets traded him in October. And after his brief stint with the Houston Texans ended last week, he found himself in the studio...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 12:46 PM
If the Ravens are going to win the AFC North and clinch a first-round bye in the playoffs, they’ll have to do it without veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin.
Boldin, who leads the team in receiving yards and is second to running back Ray Rice in...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 5:04 PM
It's no mystery how high the stakes will be for the Ravens in their regular-season finale against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. But what is a mystery — and will likely remain one until kickoff — is what kind team is going to show up....
| Jun 15, 2011
Plaxico Burress took the first steps to resuming his NFL career last week simply by stepping out of prison for the first time in nearly two years.
More than 30 months removed from his last reception, Burress is looking to pick up where he left off. In...